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Pakistan

Web Desk
June 8, 2020

Gilgit man who allegedly raped, assaulted nine-year-old arrested

Pakistan

Web Desk
Mon, Jun 08, 2020
A police officer said the arrested suspect had also severely tortured and beaten the child while raping him. The News/via Geo.tv/Files

GILGIT: A suspect who allegedly raped and assaulted a nine-year-old boy has been arrested in the city's Jaglot town, a police official confirmed on Sunday.

Senior superintendent of police (SSP) Mirza Hussain said the arrested suspect had also "severely tortured and beaten the child while raping him".

A case of rape and torture has been registered in Jaglot police station, Hussain stated, adding that further investigation was underway.